Find the best quotes by Richard Dreyfuss.
We didn’t get along, me and Bill Murray. But I’ve got to give it to him: I don’t like him, but he makes me laugh…
The happiest I ever been was when I was a struggling actor. I’ve had big houses and small houses. I always had work available for…
It must be remembered that the Bush White House has a separate talent for character assassination that must not be confused with a talent for…
I took the part in ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus’ because no one had ever asked me to play ‘a life’ before. I get to age through…
I spoke so much about being a manic-depressive. I want to bring everyone back to my earliest memories of this companion of mine. Some people…
I never had a role that I set out for. I always wanted to have a body of work that I’m proud of. Save for…
I don’t know what its like for most actors, but really clearly for myself acting has always been the fulfilment of personal fantasies. It isn’t…
Civics is not only how to run the country before it’s your turn to run the country; it is, in fact, the study of power,…
If I wasn’t an actor, I’d be a teacher, a history teacher. After all, teaching is very much like performing. A teacher is an actor,…
I have more fun and more grand and glorious moments of my life than anyone I’ve never known. I know that some people call that…
I decided at age 9, but I was reinforced at age 13 when a teacher told me I had talent. I can’t say she really…
We mistake politics for legislative debate. You can be passionate without being personal.
There is one solution to all of our problems: Teaching our kids clarity of thought and political representation in democracy. That’s it.
Power never turns power down, ever, unless institutionally demanded.
Let’s give some substance to patriotism. It may take a generation.
‘Jaws,’ first time I saw it, I forgot I was in it. True. Totally forgot, and got as scared as everybody else, and it’s a…
In my experience, it’s usually up to the actor how a character is portrayed.
I’m nothing if not honest.
I didn’t understand 3-D in the fifties and I can’t say I get it now either. I just don’t see what the big deal is.
Happiness has a bad rap. People say it shouldn’t be your goal in life. Oh, yes it should.
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